Rice Defeats Kansas 25-24 - Recap
Kansas was unable to slow down Jordan Taylor, who produced 101 receiving yards as the Owls defeated the Jayhawks 25-24 on Saturday.
The Owls were a 12-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 62.5.
Taylor McHargue completed 23 of 35 pass attempts for 236 yards for the Owls in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Jayhawks defense.
Tony Pierson rushed for 120 yards for Kansas, while Taylor Cox added 79 yards. Dayne Crist threw for 144 yards for the Jayhawks, while receivers Daymond Patterson and Jimmay Mundine had 55 and 39 yards respectively.
Rice outgained Kansas 403-339 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 25-22 by the Owls.
The time of possession battle favored Rice as their offense was on the field for 32:01, longer than the 27:59 of their opponents.
Next game, Rice takes its act on the road to face Louisiana Tech looking for another win. For Kansas, they head home to face TCU.